Torres del Paine in Chile

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

WDPA ID

89

Reported Area

2053.03 km²

Data Provider

Ministerio del Medio Ambiente, Division de Recursos Naturales, Renovables y Biodiversidad

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Torres del Paine

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1959

Sublocation CL-MA

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Corporación Nacional Forestal (CONAF)

Management Plan View Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

8 Protected Areas

  • Chile
  • Argentina

Display options

Torres del Paine UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Los Glaciares National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Los Glaciares National Park

Los Glaciares National Reserve

Torres del Paine National Park

Bernardo O'Higgins National Park

Lago del Desierto Provincial Reserve

Cerro Chalten Nature Monument

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Torres del Paine

in Chile

Torres del Paine

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

120

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17844.1 km2

Los Glaciares National Park

in Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2570

Year of Designation

Reported Area

4459.0 km2

Los Glaciares

in Argentina

Los Glaciares

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

6

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5385.5 km2

Los Glaciares

in Argentina

Los Glaciares

English Designation

National Reserve

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

61823

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1883.8 km2

Bernardo O'Higgins

in Chile

Bernardo O'Higgins

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

9414

Year of Designation

Reported Area

35259.0 km2

Lago del Desierto

in Argentina

Lago del Desierto

English Designation

Provincial Reserve

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

555587106

Year of Designation

Reported Area

599.8 km2

Cerro Chalten

in Argentina

Cerro Chalten

English Designation

Nature Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

555587108

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.6 km2